Check out our NEW Illustration/ Concept Design/ Digital Art Programs Website!

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www.ashcandigital.com

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12 Weeks Program
12 Classes
10 Students per Class

Digital Drawing and Painting program is a foundation program for students who are newly introduced to digital tablets and adobe programs. This is a weekend program for basic students.

Curriculum

Students who have completed the following 12weeks curriculum are able to begin an individual creative work with 1-on-1 mentoring program for next course.

  • INTRO TO TOOLS & PROGRAM

  • DYNAMIC PERSPECTIVE AND ANATOMY

  • CHARACTER DESIGN

  • WORLD DESIGN

  • STORYBOARD DESIGN

  • BASIC ANIMATION

Studio Schedule

Students can choose between morning and afternoon classes or both, and decide on how many classes to take per week. Please feel free to contact us for more detailed scheduling and tuition rate through 1 on 1 consultation.

MORNING STUDIO

Saturday
11am to 2pm

AFTERNOON STUDIO

Thursday
4pm to 7pm
Saturday
3pm to 6pm

Rolling Admissions

Begins Sep14, 2017
12 Weeks / 12 Classes

1,200.00

34 Weeks Program

102 Classes

10 Students per Class

Concept Design & Illustration program is designed to guide students throughout the whole process of creating art work for entertainment design industry, and cover wide rage of fundamentals required to work as an artist in the field. For each curriculum, students will create a body of work, which will eventually become a full portfolio to use on higher opportunities.

1st Semester
12 Weeks / 36 Classes

Introduction to the basic techniques in both traditional and digital art, and Photoshop techniques to understand the foundation of Concept Design.

  • ANALYTICAL FIGURE DRAWING

  • PERSPECTIVE (DYNAMIC ANGLE)

  • CHARACTER DESIGN

  • INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOSHOP

  • LIGHT AND SHADOW

  • COLOR THEORY

2nd Semester
10 Weeks / 30 Classes

Usage of advanced digital techniques to design narratives elements including character, background, and world.

  • 2D MATTE PAINTING

  • VISUAL DEVELOPMENT

  • TEXTURING

  • DYNAMIC POSING

  • BACKGROUND DESIGN

  • WORLD BUILDING

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3rd Semester
12 Weeks / 36 Classes

Concentrating on student’s interest in specific field (Game concept, Children’s book, Digital illustration, Animation concept, Web cartoon, etc) to organize a portfolio.

  • 1-ON-1 MENTORSHIP

  • PORTFOLIO COMPLETION

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Enroll Today

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Editorial Cartooning Workshop

Editorial Cartooning Workshop with Pinky Weber at Scholastic Art Awards

Learned some cartooning history & more about Scholastic Art Awards newly added Editorial Cartoon Category.

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*Three teen artists are selected teach year to receive a $1,000 scholarship from The Herb Block Foundation for their outstanding drawings, illustrations, or animated short films offering commentary on current events or political topics.

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Editorial Cartoon Category

 

Register now for Art Contest Classes at Ashcan Mon 4-8 & Sat, 11-3 & 4-8

SCHOLASTIC EVENT!

Great event yesterday at Scholastic Art Awards!

The annual Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is now open and calling all creative teens, grades 7-12, to be bold and submit their work for the opportunity to gain recognition and scholarships.

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“We take seriously our mission to support today’s talented students – the future professionals, creators and innovators,” said Virginia McEnerney, Executive Director of the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, the national nonprofit organization that presents the Awards.

NEW Digital Drawing and Painting 12 week Program

The Digital Drawing and Painting 12 week Program is a Foundation Program where you will learn painting and drawing techniques using adobe programs and a digital tablet.

12 weeks, 12 classes

Classes are offered SATURDAYS 11-2, SATURDAYS 3-6 and THURSDAYS 4-7

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You’ll learn:

  • Intro to Tools & Programs
  • Dynamic Perspective & Anatomy
  • Character Design
  • World Design
  • Storyboard Design
  • Basic Animation

 

 

NEW Concept Design and Illustration Program!

What you’ll learn in this 34 Week Program:

Develop fundamental knowledge and skills as a digital artist through 3 semesters.

Semester 1: Foundations in Digital Art
Analytical Figure Drawing
Perspective (Dynamic Angle)
Character Design
Introduction to Photoshop
Light and Shadow
Color Theory

Semester 2: Advanced Technical Skill & Basic World Building
2d Matte Painting
Visual Development
Texturing
Dynamic Posing
Background Design
World Building

Semester 3: Complete a Portfolio for higher education or job opportunities
1-on-1 Mentorship
Portfolio Completion

AFTERNOON : Wed – Friday, 4 to 6:30pm or EVENING : Wed – Friday, 7 to 9:30pm

Fall 2017 + Winter 2018 + Spring 2018
Sep 20, 2017 to Jun 15, 2018
34 Weeks / 102 Classes

contact 212-967-8101 or info@ashcanart to learn more